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Address: Sannomiya / Motomachi, Kobe 650-0011, Hyogo Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 78-321-3851
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Centrally located shrine, great to combine it with other sights in central Kobe. We were lucky to see it while a wedding took place, giving us a bonus attraction.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Shanghai, China
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Its just similar to other Shrine. Nothing especial. If you are going to visit in Kyoto or have visited Kyoto, i dont think coming here is a must.

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Norway
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Centrally located shrine, great to combine it with other sights in central Kobe. We were lucky to see it while a wedding took place, giving us a bonus attraction.

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Thank ofHarwich
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29 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's not a huge shrine but still worth a visit if you have the time. Very well maintained and peaceful. Good to relax here for half hour but can get quite crowded during early January when the locals visit to ring the bell for blessings.

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Thank Sillypiggys
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016

Another shrine, as many you will find around Japan, this shrine is really close to the entertainment área of Sannomiya. You will be able to enjoy a nice architecture of the shrine.

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Thank Raul C
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015 via mobile

It was beautiful. words can't describe it and no photo does it justice. A definite must see when visiting. Just be careful crossing the street it is a small but busy road.

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Sydney
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126 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015

Worth a look if you are in the area,but if you miss it-no great loss. Obviously significant to local Shinto people.

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Portland, Oregon
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49 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015

It's a nice shrine and there are descriptive placards in English. It's also close to Sannomiya. That was enough for me.

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Metro Manila, Philippines
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5 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015 via mobile

we liked the mini forest behind the shrine.😊 it's a good place to visit if you're around the area.😊

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Thank chris c
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015

I always visit this place whevener I visit Kobe. It was built in Year201. Very well maintained park behind - do not miss it

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Mons, Belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

I was aware of the shrine but didn't plan to visit it with limited time; however we did stumble across it in search of other things, so stopped by for a look. In Kyoto, you can get "all shrined out" with so many there but in Kobe, this is not the case, so is also a perfect opportunity to see... More 

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